Plastic VS. Glass For Skylights

There are two main options for the person who wishes to light up using skylights. Basically, the options lie between plastic or glass skylights. There are some differences in the installation and functionality of both these types that you have to consider when making your decision. The first factor that you will have to consider is the pitch requirement for glass skylights which is 2 and ½. In the event that they are being installed on a flat roof, modifications will have to be made. Plastic skylights on the other hand do not have this aspect and can be easily installed on any roof.Glass skylights give you a lot of options in terms of glass types and coatings. This makes it easy for you to create the effect you prefer. On the other hand, plastics only give three standard options without the advantage of coatings. The other aspect that is important…